Mattel Interactive Ranks On Top Of Retail Educational Software Sales

May 2000
Electronic Education Report;05/10/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that Mattel Interactive has maintained its lead in the educational software retail market in the United States in the first quarter of 2000.


Related Articles

  • Mattel reports 2Q operating losses as TLC continues to grow in revenues.  // Electronic Education Report;08/04/99, Vol. 6 Issue 14, p7 

    Cites the operational losses reported by Mattel Inc. posted in the second quarter of 1999 and the corporate gains contributed by its educational software unit The Learning Co. Amount of losses posted; Details of financial performance.

  • MATTEL SEEKS TO SELL THE LEARNING CO.  // Curriculum Administrator;May2000, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p17 

    Reports on the decision of toy manufacturer Mattel to sell educational software firm The Learning Co. (TLC). Purchase price; Losses recorded by TLC; Companies rumored to be interested in buying TLC.

  • Mattel Dumps The Learning Co. For 'Future Considerations'.  // Curriculum Administrator;Nov2000, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p9 

    Reports the failure of the partnership between The Learning Co. (TLC), an educational software company for the Gores Technology Group and Mattel, a toy manufacturing company in the United States. Problems with the TLC acquisition; Amount of after-tax loss following the sale; Impact of TLC...

  • Software entertains masses, notches record sales growth. Scally, Robert // Discount Store News;11/23/98, Vol. 37 Issue 22, p31 

    Focuses on the growth of the computer software industry in the United States. Expansion of products geared towards leisure and entertainment; Increase in sales of vide games and other software for personal computers; Impact of the introduction of the digital video disc format.

  • Retailer News.  // Discount Store News;9/7/98, Vol. 37 Issue 17, p43 

    Presents news briefs related to the retail software computer market in the United States, as of September 7, 1998. Includes Circuit City's addition of software titles in its stores; Electronic Boutique's completion of its initial public offering.

  • Breathing Life into the Small Reseller. Scott, Robert W. // Accounting Technology;Nov97, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p6 

    Discusses the challenges facing small value added resellers (VAR) of accounting software in the United States. Lack of adequate staff to meet the training qualifications required for NT and SQL Server certification; Difficulty of moving into client/server systems; New business systems that are...

  • Largest Indianapolis-area business-to-business software resellers. Cullather, Sarah; Ritchie, Petra // Indianapolis Business Journal;12/07/98, Vol. 19 Issue 38, p28 

    Lists the largest business-to-business software resellers in and around Indianapolis, Indiana ranked according to FTE software salespeople. Specialties; Heads of local operations; Web sites; Contact information.

  • Who's using whom?  // Chain Store Age;Dec95 Section 1, Vol. 71 Issue 12, p121 

    Reports on developments concerning the partnerships between retail trade and the computer software industry in the United States, as of December 1995. Includes Wawa's use of SASI software; Limited's installation of Employer-Connect software from Frank Gates Software Systems; Musicland's contract...

  • Wheel Life. Welinsky, Dawn // License!;Aug2004, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p32 

    Reports on the establishment of the Hot Wheels brand of Mattel Inc. as lifestyle-oriented products for boys in the U.S. Product introductions at specialty and mid-tier retailers; Organization of programs ranging from traveling bicycle tour with performances, online exposure at hotwheels.com and...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics